Our Speakers & Schedule

2 Tracks, 1 Keynote and 11 Industry talks focusing on - “Frontend, Design and UX” and “Backend, Sitebuilding and Devops”. Have a look at the Schedule below and start prepping your times and questions for the Q&A.

Johan du Bois

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Master of Ceremonies

Jeffrey A. "jam" McGuire

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DrupalCamp Keynote

Alex Kirsten

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Standing on the shoulders of giants: How Symfony2 has brought Drupal back from the PHP dark ages.

Chris Kriel

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Drupal: how the platform united 500 disparate sites into a single multi-domain environment.

Dane Rossenrode

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A Tour of Drupal 7 & 8’s Database Architecture

Duncan Moore

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Media Management: Drupal's ugly duckling growing up?

Gregory Gerhardt

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How to build a successful Drupal shop

Ingrid "Inky" Serritslev Talbot

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Online Tools and the Drupal Community

Jason Legodi

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Building Drupal with Drush make, git and “a little magic”

Riaan Burger

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Drupal Performance: Memcached, varnish and pound.

Rick Harington

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Ranking in Google makes you a more valuable developer

Riyaad Fakier

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Media Management: Drupal's ugly duckling growing up?

Ryan Purchase

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Building Drupal with Drush make, git and “a little magic”

Scheepers de Bruin

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Functional design for Drupal

Stew West

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Introduction to Drupal 8: Get Twiggy with it.

Wayne Oliver

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Drupal Performance: Memcached, varnish and pound

Schedule

 

  • Time
  • Speaker
  • Topic
  • 8:00 - 9:00
  • Registration
  • Registration and Networking

Track 1: Frontend, Design and UX

  • 9:30 - 9:50
  • Stew West / Amazee Labs
  • Intro to Drupal 8
  • 12:00 - 12:50
  • Lunch Break
  • Complimentary lunch and drinks will be served
  • 14:00 - 14:50
  • Rick Harington / Rogerwilco
  • Ranking in Google makes you a more valuable developer
  • 15:00 - 15:35
  • Inky / Inky3D
  • Online Tools and the Drupal Community

Track 2: Backend, Site building and Devops

  • 10:00 - 10:50
  • Dane Rossenrode / Touchdreams
  • A Tour of Drupal 7 & 8’s Database Architecture
  • 11:00 - 12:00
  • Chris Kriel / Rogerwilco
  • Drupal: how the platform united 500 disparate sites into a single multi-domain environment
  • 12:00 - 12:50
  • Lunch Break
  • Free lunch and drinks will be served
  • 15:00 - 15:35
  • Alex Kirsten / Greenbox
  • Standing on the shoulders of giants: How Symfony2 has brought Drupal back from the PHP dark ages.

After Party

  • 16:00 - 18:00
  • After Camp Drinks and Networking
  • Open bar and snacks. Time to network and have fun!
  • 18:00 - till late
  • After Party
  • Keep the fun going at a venue around the corner. (Food and drinks for your own account)